Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 150 163
Rank change year-on-year +52 +13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 28 74 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.36% 1.40% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.54% 6.40% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 59 40
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £32,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,031 £70,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 428 1,157 1,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.79% 21.96% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 251 752 758
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,625 £30,472
90th Percentile £61,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +37 13 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh +44 12 £61,250 +28.95% 1
Dundee +2 2 £37,500 -11.76%
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 23 (82.14%) Java
1 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
2 21 (75.00%) Selenium
3 16 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (50.00%) BDD
6 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (28.57%) Azure
7 8 (28.57%) API Testing
8 7 (25.00%) DevOps
8 7 (25.00%) RESTful
9 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Banking
9 6 (21.43%) QA
9 6 (21.43%) Maven
9 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (21.43%) REST
9 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
9 6 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (21.43%) REST Assured
10 5 (17.86%) Gatling
10 5 (17.86%) Docker
10 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
10 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
10 5 (17.86%) TDD
10 5 (17.86%) Python
11 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
11 4 (14.29%) Cognizant
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) nginx
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.57%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Azure
2 4 (14.29%) AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Apigee
3 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (7.14%) PaaS
3 2 (7.14%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Datadog
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Kong
4 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Aerospike
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
1 1 (3.57%) Hazelcast
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Selenium
2 16 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) Maven
3 6 (21.43%) REST Assured
4 5 (17.86%) Gatling
4 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
5 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 4 (14.29%) JIRA
5 4 (14.29%) JUnit
5 4 (14.29%) Subversion
6 3 (10.71%) JMeter
7 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
7 2 (7.14%) Mocha
7 2 (7.14%) NUnit
7 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
7 2 (7.14%) Ranorex
7 2 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (7.14%) Spock
7 2 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Automation Tester
2 6 (21.43%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Backend Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Developer in Test
4 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) RESTful
2 6 (21.43%) REST
3 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
4 2 (7.14%) EJB
4 2 (7.14%) Laravel
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) Symfony
4 2 (7.14%) Vert.x
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) Java EE
5 1 (3.57%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) Kafka
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Native
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) DataPower
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (28.57%) API Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
8 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Microservices
8 4 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) Task Automation
8 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) User Stories
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Fintech
9 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) Scala
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) Go
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Java 8
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.57%) Consul
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Cognizant
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) CA
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.57%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.57%) Black Duck
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Coverity
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) New Relic
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk